Franz Danzi MUSIC FOR PIANO AND WINDS Vol. 2 Ensemble F2


Fresh from the success of Danzi: Music for Piano and Winds volume 1, ensemblef2 return with more beautiful music “superbly played” (Early Music Review). Featuring the Grand Sonata Op 62 for basset horn and piano, the Op. 44 E minor horn sonata and the Piano and Wind Quintet Op 54, no. 2, the members of ensemblef2 bring their period knowledge and style to this beautiful repertoire.


Grand Sonata in F Op. 62 for piano and basset horn

Sonata in E minor Op. 44 for piano and horn

Quintet in D Op. 54 No. 2 for flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon and piano

Recorded November 2014 (sonatas) and June 2015 (quintet) at Finchcocks Musical Museum. The performers wish to acknowledge the continuing support and generosity of the owners, Richard Burnett MBE and his wife Katrina.

Piano (fortepiano by Johann Fritz, Vienna 1815) tuned by Alastair Laurence (sonatas) and Edmund Pickering (quintet).  Pitch a-430, unequal temperament.

Recording engineered and produced by Adrian Hunter.

Design and illustration by Emma Jane Semmens []

Katy Bircher – flute
James Eastaway – oboe
Jane Booth – clarinet
Anneke Scott – horn
Ursula Leveaux – bassoon
Steven Devine – fortepiano

Additional Info

Weight 0.13 kg
Dimensions 14 × 12.4 × 1 cm